Donald S. Morton, of Warwick, did peacefully at his home on July 28, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Evelyn L. (Bailey) Morton. The couple had been married 60 years.
Born in Franklin, New Hampshire, the son of the late Edwin S. and Roberta (Spencer) Morton. Raised in Massachusetts, he lived in several states, moving to Warwick in 1974. Mr. Morton was the Quality Control Director of Health-Tex Inc. until his retirement. A graduate of the New Bedford Textile Institute, now the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, he was employed in the textile industry for many years.
Besides his wife, he leaves his loving children; Donald S. Morton of Barrington, Christine E. Morton of Warwick and Robert J. Morton of Rehoboth, Mass. Cherished grandfather of Bailey, Samantha, Joshua, and Benjamin; and his devoted pet “Lil Fella”. He was the brother of Judith Black of New York.
His funeral service will be held Monday evening July 30, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. in The Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home, 800 Greenwich Ave., Route 5, Greenwood, Warwick (Exit 12A off I-95) with visitation at the funeral home on Monday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Burial will be private.
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